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Abi Titmuss, Poker?

by | 7th, July 2008

“WOMEN seem to make naturally good poker players, because we’re good at reading body language and non-verbal communication, interestingly enough what half of the game is about.”

Who said that?

With no hint of irony that is the considered opinion of one Abi Titmuss, a woman for whom non-verbal communication is a speciality, it being the root of her fame.

According to Titmuss, who for those of without access to a search engine is the one former Blue Peter presenter John Leslie made out with earlier (on camera), poker is 50 per cent tells, tics and touch.

Want to know what the other half of the game is all about? Says Ms Titmuss: “It really is half about the cards you’ve got, and half of the cards you pretend you’ve got.”

That’s right. Poker is nothing to do with having a deep stack or brilliant cards. It’s all to do with pretence. Says Titmuss in Metro: “Which is probably

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